• Avis stock is soaring after partnering with Google's self-driving auto company
Avis stock is soaring after partnering with Google's self-driving auto company

Avis has a system of cleaning and maintaining cars , including basic services like oil changes and tire changes, that it can provide for self-driving vehicles. The companies announced a multi-year agreement Monday in which Avis will store and service Waymo's 600-vehicle fleet of Chrysler self-driving vans at select rental facilities.

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  • China Court Jails Crown Resorts Employees for Illegal Gambling Promotion
China Court Jails Crown Resorts Employees for Illegal Gambling Promotion

Jason O'Connor, an Australian citizen who heads Crown's VIP relations, was sentenced to 10 months in prison. Sign up here for free access to 7 articles per month + twice daily business email alerts. A Crown Resorts media spokeswoman said the company would not be making any comment on Monday, but could release a statement in due course. Austra...

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  • Whole Foods shares keep rising in bidding war speculation
Whole Foods shares keep rising in bidding war speculation

And Amazon has plenty to learn about bricks-and-mortar grocery. Stock prices for grocery sellers like Costco, Target, and Kroger have tanked since word broke of Amazon's acquisition, and some Whole Foods loyalists have bashed the deal as a sellout that could destroy a retail brand they love.

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  • Jaguar delivers on 300PS petrol Ingenium promise
Jaguar delivers on 300PS petrol Ingenium promise

In the Jaguar XF, the new engine delivers 0-100kmph in 5.6 seconds whereas for the XE sports sedan, the new engine delivers quicker figures, with the 0-100kmph sprint taking only 5.5 seconds. The introduction of the powerful new engine is the latest in a series of enhancements to the XE, XF and F-PACE. The new 300PS petrol engine joins updates ea...

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  • Air bag recalls, lawsuits lead Takata to file for bankruptcy
Air bag recalls, lawsuits lead Takata to file for bankruptcy

Worldwide, 100 million inflators have been recalled , 69 million of them in the US, affecting 42 million vehicles by 19 different automakers, according to the wire service. Key Safety, an independent subsidiary of Chinese-based supplier Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corp., is expected to get a substantial leg-up into new marketplaces.

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  • Iraqi Christians in Detroit Saved from Deportation - for Now
Iraqi Christians in Detroit Saved from Deportation - for Now

US District Judge Mark Goldsmith in MI issued an order staying the deportation of the Iraqis for at least two weeks as he decides whether he has jurisdiction over the matter. The filing seeks class-action status for the case. The United States is now preparing to deport 114 Iraqi Chaldean Christian refugees, including families with young children...

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  • Shares in Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS) Acquired by Stevens Capital Management LP
Shares in Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS) Acquired by Stevens Capital Management LP

About shares traded. Barnes & Noble Education Inc (NYSE: BNED ) has risen 5.18% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 22,500 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $208,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the period.

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  • Indiana Democrats, Republicans React To Senate Health Bill
Indiana Democrats, Republicans React To Senate Health Bill

Many of their potential challengers in next year's elections are House Republicans, . I realize policymakers will have spirited conversations about the nuances of expenditure growth rates, but whether or not Medicaid is being " cut " isn't exactly a matter of "perspective".

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  • Scandal-Ridden Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Forced To Resign!
Scandal-Ridden Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Forced To Resign!

The car-sharing startup has been unable to shake controversy and negative public opinion all year, both related directly to Kalanick and more broadly to the culture of the company. "There is no business model in being at war". The resignation of Travis Kalanick shows how serious Uber's investors took the recent scandals , and how anxious the...

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  • Phoenix heat stops planes from flying
Phoenix heat stops planes from flying

Arizona is seeing the most stifling temperatures, but the wrath of the heat wave is being felt across Nevada and California as well. The mercury hit 119 degrees Fahrenheit in Phoenix on Tuesday, 117 in Las Vegas and 121 degrees in Palm Springs, Calif.

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  • UAE: Longer-Term Isolation For Qatar Possible If 13 Demands Not Met
UAE: Longer-Term Isolation For Qatar Possible If 13 Demands Not Met

Turkey shipped suppliers and food via cargo planes to Qatar after its neighbors closed down air, land and sea routes. "While some of the elements will be very hard for Qatar to meet, there are significant areas which provide a basis for ongoing dialogue leading to resolution", Mr Tillerson said, urging the countries to "sit together and continue ...

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  • Host Russia exits Confederations Cup after loss to Mexico
Host Russia exits Confederations Cup after loss to Mexico

Ronaldo scored with a penalty kick in the 33rd minute, four minutes before Bernardo Silva slipped a shot into an unguarded goal. Want your voice heard? It means that the current European Champions have kept clean sheets in consecutive games, the first time that has been done this competition.

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  • Jose Mourinho accused of $3.6 million tax fraud
Jose Mourinho accused of $3.6 million tax fraud

Mourinho guided Real Madrid to the 2011/12 LaLiga title, returning to manage Chelsea after leaving the Bernabeu in June 2013 before taking over as Manchester United boss last summer. Falcao himself is suspected of failing to correctly declare 5.6 million euros of income earned from image rights between 2012 and 2013 while he was at Atletico.

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  • Romero wins BMW International title
Romero wins BMW International title

There are seven players within one stroke of the lead following the second round of the BMW International Open on Friday . And Bland, a non-winner in 20 years as a professional, missed from roughly 18 feet as his putt drifted to the right. So it was hard to get anything going. "And then I was looking at the leaderboard and I saw that the other gu...

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  • Boeing Sees More Conversions To The 737 MAX 10
Boeing Sees More Conversions To The 737 MAX 10

This agreement cost them ₹30,298 crores at current list prices which include a new order for 20 planes and a conversion of 20 of SpiceJet's 737 MAX 8 aircraft from an existing order. While he did not expect the MAX 10 to be a viable competitor to the A321, Leahy said the Boeing plane's launch could result in price pressure. "I've never been thi...

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  • Valentino Rossi wins Dutch Grand Prix at Assen, Petrucci 2nd
Valentino Rossi wins Dutch Grand Prix at Assen, Petrucci 2nd

Viñales (111 points), who will start 11th in the Dutch TT, narrowly leads the 2017 MotoGP riders' standings with seven of 18 races completed, just seven points ahead of Dovizioso. Dovi finished 0.008 of a second behind Marquez and 0.038 ahead of fifth-place rider Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda ). Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia Racing Team Gresini) compl...

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  • JD Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider Ben Whitley Purchases 15 Shares
JD Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider Ben Whitley Purchases 15 Shares

About 1,253 shares traded. It has underperformed by 7.18% the S&P500. Anglo American PLC had 416 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. 08/02/2017 - Tate & Lyle had its "Neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan on Thursday, February 18 to "Overweight".

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  • Can Amazon Persuade Enough People To Buy Fresh Food Online?
Can Amazon Persuade Enough People To Buy Fresh Food Online?

Whole Foods has made some overtures to lower prices over the years, such as launching a handful of smaller stores stocked with mostly store brands under the "365 by Whole Foods Market " banner. "I think we could have talked for 10 hours", Mr. Mackey said at the town hall. Amazon buying Austin-based grocery chain Whole Foods for $13.7 billion c...

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  • American Airlines says Qatar Airways interested in buying 10 pct stake
American Airlines says Qatar Airways interested in buying 10 pct stake

Meanwhile, due to an ongoing pressure which caused a decline of nearly -0.29% in the past five days, the stock price is now up 4.88% so far on the year - still in weak territory. was downgraded to " by analysts at JP Morgan. "'We don't see it happening, ' Hunter Keay, airline analyst for Wolfe Research, wrote in a note sent to clients".

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  • Portugal Prepare For New Zealand Confederations Cup Test
Portugal Prepare For New Zealand Confederations Cup Test

There were widespread suggestions the Real Madrid star would be rested by coach Fernando Santos but he retained his place and was a constant menace to New Zealand's overworked defence. Ronaldo had already headed against the crossbar before firing Portugal ahead after Danilo went tumbling under a challenge from two defenders and the refere...

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  • Indivior PLC (INDV) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC
Indivior PLC (INDV) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC

Recently, In an analyst report revealed to investors on Monday, 12 June, Bp (LON:BP) shares have had their "Overweight" Rating restate by professional analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove, who now has a GBX 530.00 target price per share on firm. It has a 13.9 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through two divisions: United Kingdom and global. Since May 15, 2...

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  • Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says 'no'
Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says 'no'

Governors in states that expanded Medicaid are wary of a bill revealed Thursday, June 22, by Republican leaders in the U.S. Senate. Sen. Marco Rubio said he's invited Scott and state House and Senate leaders to send staff to Washington next week to craft propsed changes.

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  • Chaos as hundreds forced to evacuate from London tower blocks
Chaos as hundreds forced to evacuate from London tower blocks

A local London council. The buildings evacuated Friday are all part of government-run, low-priced public housing developments, as was the one that burned last week. So far, Portsmouth, Brent, Camden, Manchester, Plymouth and Hounslow have been named as local authorities with buildings that failed tests. The Prime Minister said the Government ...

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  • Trump administration unveils plan to defang consumer watchdog
Trump administration unveils plan to defang consumer watchdog

House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), who introduced the Financial CHOICE Act past year, stated it will follow the Trump Administration's Core Principles for regulating the U.S. Finally, as a fiscal conservative, I'm proud that the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has estimated that this bill will save the gove...

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  • KSA has new Crown Prince
KSA has new Crown Prince

The king's decision to remove the previous crown prince, Mohammed bin Nayef , 57, capped more than two years of changes that have erased decades of royal custom and reordered the power structure inside the kingdom, a close United States ally.

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  • BBA Aviation plc's (BBA) Hold Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital
BBA Aviation plc's (BBA) Hold Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued an "overweight" rating and issued a GBX 280 ($3.54) price target on shares of Vodafone Group plc in a report on Tuesday, February 21st. Retirement Of Alabama reported 219,446 shares. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Keysight Technologies Inc (NYSE:KEYS) for 1,400 shares.

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  • Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case
Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case

Margaret-Ann Seger, an Uber employee, wrote a long message on Facebook calling Mr. Kalanick an inspiration to all entrepreneurs. Waymo has alleged that Levandowski downloaded trade secrets from Waymo that he used to help jumpstart Uber's own self driving auto research.

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  • Ricciardo up for Baku F1 'like no other'
Ricciardo up for Baku F1 'like no other'

So far, Sebastian has shown the reliability needed to win the championship, so we will have to improve ours if we want to take it from him. The second DRS zone appears at the end of each lap between Turns 20 and One and provides a good chance for the drivers who are looking to overtake at this point in the lap.

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  • Sophos Group (LON:SOPH) Analyst Target Changes
Sophos Group (LON:SOPH) Analyst Target Changes

The stock has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, March 8. JP Morgan maintained Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) on Friday, September 4 with "Overweight" rating. Metro Inc. had 40 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by BNP Paribas with "Neutral" on Wednesday, December 16.

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  • Canadian Suspect in US Airport Stabbing Tried to Buy Gun Before Attack
Canadian Suspect in US Airport Stabbing Tried to Buy Gun Before Attack

New details about Amor Ftouhi , accused of stabbing a police officer at the Flint , Michigan , airport on Wednesday , offer little clarity about why he traveled to the US from Canada and allegedly targeted the law enforcement official.

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